Jordan A. Kent, 32, of Mt. Vernon, Illinois, passed away September 27, 2018 at 2:02 p.m. at Providence Alaska Medical Center, Anchorage, AK.  He was born August 27, 1986 in Benton, Illinois.

He is survived by his daughter Emma Wampler of Mulkeytown, Illinois; mother and step-father, Kathryn and Ray McCluney of Paris, Missouri; his father, William Kent of Mt. Vernon, Illinois; two sisters, Tina Kent and John Edwards of Brevard, North Carolina, Amy Bushong and husband, Chad of Mulkeytown, Illinois; two nieces, Cheyenne and Haylee Bradford; two nephews, Carson and Candon Bushong; step-brothers, Travis McCluney of Paris, Missouri, David Hawkins of Benton, Illinois; step-sister, Shanna Trone and husband Randy of West Frankfort, Illinois, and Ashley Riley of West Frankfort, Illinois; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Jordan had recently relocated to Soldotna, Alaska to be with his love, Brandy L. Hudgins.

He was preceded in death by grandparents, Fred and Alberta Yoder, Joe and Wanda Kent, step grandmother Allene Yoder, many aunt and uncles, and one cousin.

Jordan loved music, shooting pool, and spending time with his family and friends. He had the ability to make everyone in a room laugh. He always seemed to be looking for the one place he belonged. He has finally found it!

Services will be on Thursday October 4, 2018 at 2:00 Pm at Gilbert Funeral Home in Christopher, Illinois with Rev. Kurt Jensen from the First Christian Church in Mulkeytown will be officiating.  Burial will be at Harrison Cemetery in Buckner.

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